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Manchester Twp. author Scott Mingus wins award for Civil War biography

Manchester Township author and historian Scott Mingus Sr. won the Nathan Bedford Forrest History Book Award this month for his 2013 biography, “Confederate General Williams ‘Extra Billy’ Smith.”

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Scott Mingus Sr. to speak on Confederate general at York County Civil War Roundtable

Manchester Township author and historian Scott Mingus Sr. will speak on Confederate Gen. William “Extra Billy” Smith at the October York County Civil War Roundtable Oct. 16, 2013.

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Scott Mingus to speak at Preserving York fundraiser

Manchester Township historian Scott Mingus Sr. will speak on York County’s Civil War involvement at the Preserving York Annual Benefit Sept. 22, 2013.

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Scott Mingus, James McClure, Mark Nesbitt to sign books at Irvin’s

Area historians and authors Scott Mingus Sr., James McClure and Mark Nesbitt will sign copies of their books 6 to 8 p.m. June 12, 2013, at Irvin’s Books in West Manchester Township.

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James McClure, Scott Mingus to sign books at Brown’s Orchards

James McClure and Scott Mingus Sr. will sign copies of “Echoing Still: More Civil War Voices from York County, Pa.” May 25, 2013, at Brown’s Orchards and Farm Market.

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Scott Mingus Sr. to sign copies of ‘Gettysburg Glimpses 2′ at York Emporium for First Friday

York author and local historian Scott Mingus Sr. will sign copies of “Gettysburg Glimpses 2″ at The York Emporium March 1, 2013.

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Enola student Cooper Wingert, 14, publishes fifth Civil War book, ‘The Confederate Approach on Harrisburg’

Enola student Cooper Wingert released his fifth book on the Civil War in November 2012. He’ll speak at the York Civil War Round Table Jan. 16, 2013.

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Scott Mingus reviews Civil War book on Cannonball

York County author and Civil War lecturer Scott Mingus reviews the recent release “The Civil War in Pennsylvania: A Photographic History.”

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Scott Mingus, Jim McClure to sign books at Irvin’s

Scott Mingus and Jim McClure will sign copies of “Civil War Voices from York County” Dec. 20, 2012, at Irvin’s Books in York, Pa.

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Midtown Scholar hosts 3rd Annual Book Festival

The 3rd Annual Harrisburg Book Festival will be Nov. 9-11, 2012, at Midtown Scholar Bookstore in Harrisburg.

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